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News Thu May 10 2007

Thursday Linkiness

• That red snapper you got at the sushi joint? Possibly not the real thing, the Sun-Times reports. Tilapia and sea bream are nice, but that's not what we ordered.

Jargon Chicago visits Duke's Tavern.

Skillet Doux reviews Baccalà.

• Scrambled CAKE muses on birthday cereal and asks for others' birthday breakfast traditions.

• Dale Levitski (formerly of Trio Atelier and La Tache) will be one of the contestants in the next season of "Top Chef" on Bravo. [via]

• The Trib provides a guide to this year's farmers markets.

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Feature Thu Dec 31 2015

The State of Food Writing

By Brandy Gonsoulin

In 2009, food blogging, social media and Yelp were gaining popularity, and America's revered gastronomic magazine Gourmet shuttered after 68 years in business. Former Cook's Illustrated editor-in-chief Chris Kimball followed with an editorial, stating that "The shuttering of Gourmet reminds...
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